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Dangerous pothole

Reported via desktop in the Road Defect category anonymously at 14:50, Fri 27 January 2023

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4177074.

A very large, dangerous pothole in the middle of the road, just by the crossing. I see cars swerve to avoid it potentially raising a risk of an accident.

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:50, Fri 27 January 2023

  • I live at 143 Upper Elmers End Road directly opposite the pedestrian crossing and where the large pothole is situated. Every time a bus or lorry passes by and hits the pothole vibrations can be felt through the upper floors of our house. It disrupts sleep and may cause structural damage to the house over time.

    Posted anonymously at 10:11, Mon 30 January 2023

  • Bromley Council are aware of this issue as it has already been reported to us via FixMyStreet or by telephone. The issue will be investigated and resolved within our service standards: fixservices Thank you once again for using 'FixMyStreet' to report this fault. If this problem persists, please provide further comments to the report.

    State changed to: Duplicate

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:14, Mon 30 January 2023

  • You have caused damage to my car I cannot drive it due to this damn pothole not being fixed there is no warning or anything

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 15:33, Tue 7 February 2023

  • Any request for compensation relating to an issue on a Bromley maintained highway must be processed via an insurance claim process. Bromley currently have a shared Insurance Service with Sutton Council and an online claim form can be completed and submitted via Sutton’s website: info/ 200436/ customer_services/ 1146/ insurance_service/ 2

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:31, Tue 7 February 2023

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